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Bushido: The Way of the Samurai (Square One Classics)

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In eighteenth-century Japan, Tsunetomo Yamamoto created the Hagakure, a document that served as the basis for samurai warrior behavior. Its guiding principles greatly influenced the Japanese ruling class and shaped the underlying character of the Japanese psyche, from businessmen to soldiers.

Bushido is the first English translation of the Hagakure. This work provides a powerful message aimed at the mind and spirit of the samurai warrior. It offers beliefs that are difficult for the Western mind to embrace, yet fascinating in their pursuit of absolute service. With Bushido, one can better put into perspective Japan's historical path and gain greater insight into the Japan of today.

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"Bushido," the first English translation of the 18th-century "Hagakure"--the basis for samurai warrior behavior--provides a powerful message aimed at the mind and spirit of the samurai warrior. It offers beliefs that are difficult for the Western mind to embrace, yet fascinating in their pursuit of absolute service.

Synopsis:

The classic 16th century Samurai text here for the first time in modern translation.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780757000263
Editor:
Stone, Justin F.
Translator:
Tanaka, Minoru
Translator:
Tanaka, Minoru
Author:
Yamamoto, Tsunetomo
Author:
Stone, Justin F.
Publisher:
Square One Publishers
Location:
Garden City Park, NY
Subject:
Martial Arts & Self-Defense
Subject:
Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Subject:
Eastern
Subject:
Bushido
Subject:
Eastern - General
Subject:
Philosophy | Ethics
Series:
Square One Classics
Series Volume:
no. 183
Publication Date:
20011031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.48x5.52x.31 in. .40 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , "Bushido," the first English translation of the 18th-century "Hagakure"--the basis for samurai warrior behavior--provides a powerful message aimed at the mind and spirit of the samurai warrior. It offers beliefs that are difficult for the Western mind to embrace, yet fascinating in their pursuit of absolute service.
"Synopsis" by , The classic 16th century Samurai text here for the first time in modern translation.
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